Brereton Jones's BELIEVE YOU CAN, who won the $100,000 Tiffany Lass Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots in a powerful return to the races Feb. 2, is likely to make her next appearance in the listed $150,000 New Orleans Ladies Stakes March 9, trainer Larry Jones confirmed Feb. 6.
Brereton Jones' homebred Believe You Can looks to parlay a 10 1/4-length tally in the Feb. 2 Tiffany Lass Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots into victory in the $150,000 New Orleans Ladies Stakes March 9, and seems in sharp enough form to do it after turning in a bullet work March 4. The 2012 Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) winner, who took the Fair Grounds Oaks (gr. II) last year en route to victory at Churchill Downs, went five furlongs in :59 2/5
Bold Forbes(1973) Irish Castle- Comely Nell By Commodore M. 3x5 To Blenheim, 4x5 To Nearco. Teddy, Blenheim, Man O' War Are In Comely Nell's 4 Generation Pedigree. Bold Forbes Was Champion 3 Yo In 1976 In U.S. After Winning Kentucky Derby And Belmont But Ran 3rd In The Preakness.18 Starts 13 Wins 1 Second 4 Thirds. He Sired Air Forbes Won, Tiffany Lass, Bold Apparel, And Barb's Bold.
Believe You Can has been retired Winnings: 14 Starts: 8 - 0 - 2, $1,250,324 At 2: Won Tempted S. (G3,Bel,6f) At 3: Won Kentucky Oaks (G1,CD,9F), Fair Grounds Oaks (G2,FG,8.5f), Silverbulletday S. (FG,1m70yds) 3rd Mother Goose S. (G1,Bel,8.5F) At 4: Won Tiffany Lass S. (FG,8.5F), New Orleans Ladies S. (FG,8.5F) 3rd La Troienne S. (G2,CD,8.5F)
Lotta Kim(2001)Roar- Kim's Blues By Cure The Blues. 4x5 To Raise A Native & Hail To Reason, 5x5 To Bold Ruler, Ribot, Turn-To, Pocahontas, & Native Dancer. 4 Starts 2 Wins 2 Seconds. $146,485. Won Tiffany Lass, 2nd Golden Rod S(G3). Dam Of Rachel Alexander.
Believe You Can(2009)Proud Citizen- El Fasto By El Prado. 4x5 To Buckpasser, 5x5 To Nearctic & Natalma. 14 Starts 8 Wins 2 Thirds. $1,280,324. Won 2012 Ky Oaks(G1), Fair Grounds Oaks(G2), 2011 Tempted S(G3), 2013 Tiffany Lass S, New Orleans Ladies S, 2012 Silverbulletday S.